Osram Set to Expand Malaysian LED Manufacturing Facility

Osram Opto Semiconductors of Germany plans to expand its Malaysian LED manufacturing facility. The company
specifically plans to expand its back-end packaging capacity at its Bayan
Lepas plant, according to an article
in the Malaysian Star. Osram Opto managing director,
Werner Gelner said the group was allocating about 13 percent of its 500mil euros
revenue from last year for the expansion of the plant that produces surface-mounted
LEDs, high-power laser diodes, organic light-emitting diodes and LEDs for intelligent
displays.